Youth Ministry Philosophy

The Basics of Youth Ministry (A survey)

back to basics

The legendary NFL coach, Vince Lombardi, once said that “When you have strayed away from the basics, you have gone a long way toward defeat.”  For me personally, getting the basics right is fundamental for everything that I do –…
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The Relationship between the Youth and the World

This is part four of a four-part series about relationship ‘types’ in relational youth ministry. Read the original post “The purpose = relational”. Then browse over to each of the various types: 1. The relationship between God and the Youth,…
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The Relationship between the Youth and the Church

In 2012 we started exploring various ‘relationship types’ that we, as youth ministry in South Africa, are trying to take into account in our focus on building a relational youth ministry. This is part 3 of a four-part series. You…
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The Relationship Between The Youth And God

This is part 2 of  4 of the relationship types. You can read the original article, “The purpose = relational”, by clicking here. In part 1 we discussed the relationship between God and the youth which focuses primarily on learning about God…
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